The Founders Scholarship Fund welcomes Pat Chadwick as new board chair

The Founders Scholarship Fund (FSF) is pleased to announce Pat Chadwick will be the new board chair for the non-profit organization. She took over the chairmanship from Adam Crescenzi who served as for the past four years in the position. Chadwick retired after 40 years in the retail industry of which most of her career.

Preferred Travel of Naples presents $15,000 check to The Founders Scholarship Fund

Preferred Travel of Naples hosted a night of rediscovering the world for travel enthusiasts at their 14th Travel Showcase held in February at Club Pelican Bay. The Rediscover the World travel themed event was well attended with over 200 guests renewing their passion for travel. As a result of the event, $15,000 was raised to.

STAR Gala Light the Night raises $3.2 Million for STARability Foundation

The STAR Gala Light the Night, STARability Foundation’s largest fundraising event of the year, set a new record as donors raised $3.2 million to support programs for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Almost 600 guests attended the sold-out event on Feb. 12 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples. An anonymous donor generously offered a.

Pelican Wire Welcomes Three New Managers

The leadership team at Pelican Wire is pleased to welcome three new management team members. Joining Pelican Wire, a Wire Experts Group Company, is Mike Dunn as the new Plant Manager, Bob Soares as Quality Manager & Doug Wanser as Maintenance Manager to the Naples, Florida manufacturing facility. With over 30 years of success in.

Emmanuel Academies is Calling those who feel Called to apply for a scholarship

According to recent reports, there are several reasons adults are going back to college. From gaining skills and business knowledge to increase earning potential to pursuing a personal calling such ministry like so many are doing through Emmanuel Academies. For those adult students, Emmanuel Academies is now Calling for those who feel Called into ministry.

3rd Annual WolfStock to benefit Shy Wolf Sanctuary’s education, outreach, and therapeutic programming

Shy Wolf Sanctuary Education & Experience Center is hosting its third annual WolfStock event on November 13, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the Paradise Coast Sports Complex. In addition to entertainment by The U.S. Stones — the ultimate Rolling Stones tribute band — this family-friendly event will feature local craft breweries and a.

Florida SBDC at FGCU 20-21 Distinguished Entrepreneur of Southwest Florida Awardees Announced

FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 5, 2021) – Florida Small Business Development Center (FSBDC) at Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) announced the winners of the 2021 Distinguished Entrepreneur of Southwest Florida Awards during a live-streamed virtual awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The FSBDC awards are held annually to recognize three Southwest Florida small businesses.

Emmanuel Academies and Emmanuel Communities welcome Kristin Delfs as new Administrative Coordinator

Emmanuel Academies and Emmanuel Communities are pleased to announce Kristin Delfs has joined the team as the new Administrative Coordinator for the two local not-for-profit organizations under a management agreement with Success Facilitators, a Naples-based management services and consulting firm. Delfs will serve as lead administrative professional with an emphasis on communications, relationship building and.

Naples Garden Club awards STARability Foundation grant to launch community garden project

The Naples Garden Club has awarded the STARability Foundation a $10,000 grant to support a community garden project. The community garden is a collaborative, multifaceted project among the City of Naples, the River Park Community Center and STARability that centers on revitalizing River Park’s 2,000-square-foot garden. “We are excited to help STARability revitalize River Park’s.